As an organisation we have always aimed high and are extremely proud to have won awards for the levels of care we offer our residents, the way we support our people, our facilities, and even our gardens.
- Gold Medal Winner in the Summer 2016 Leeds in Bloom “Business & Communities” Competition for both Headingley Hall and Southlands
- 2014 Great British Care Awards (Yorkshire and Humberside) accolades including:
- Winner: Peter Hodkinson, Managing Director, Westward Care Ltd for his ‘Outstanding Contribution to Social Care’
- Finalist: Sharon Earnshaw, General Manager, Headingley Hall (part of Westward Care Ltd) for ‘The Care Home Registered Manager’s Award’
- Westward Care was also shortlisted as a finalist in the categories: ‘Care Employer’ and ‘Care Innovator’.
- Accredited Gold Standards Framework for End of Life Care at ‘Beacon Status’ and reaccredited the Gold Standards Framework Quality Hallmark Award at Pennington Court.
- Accredited Investors in People at Pennington Court
- Winner of the Leeds Care Association ‘Best Nursing Home 2012′ for Southlands Nursing Home.
- Awarded Investors in People accreditation at Headingley Hall in 2013.
- Nominated as a finalist in all three of the categories we entered in the 2011 Great Yorkshire & Humberside Care Awards, including:
- The Care Employer Award (less than 250 employees)
- Homes With Care Award (for the team at Headingley Hall Independent Living Apartments)
- The Ancillary Worker Award (Carole Simpson, Catering Manager at Pennington Court Care Home)
This confirmed our position as one of the leading independent providers of health & social care for older people in Leeds.
- Gold Medal Winner in the 2011 Leeds in Bloom “Business in Bloom” competition for the gardens at Headingley Hall.
- Gold Medal Winner in the 2012 Leeds in Bloom “Best Community City Wide” category for the gardens at Headingley Hall.
- Best Small Care Employer 2010 in Yorkshire and Humberside
- Awarded the Care Homes Accreditation Quality Hallmark Award under the Gold Standards Framework at Southlands
- Winner of The Jacqui Marsden award for Best Nursing Home in Leeds 2008